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A Turkish woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Ankara, Turkey, Sunday, April 16, 2017.

AP Photo/Ali Unal

Seminar - Open to the Public

Turkey's Civil Rights Movement: Segregation, Emancipation, and Democracy Indices

Wed., May 3, 2017 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Littauer Building, Fainsod Room, Littauer-324

A seminar with Sener Akturk, Associate Professor, Department of International Relations, Koç University. Moderated by Kristin Fabbe, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Business, Government, and International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School and MEI Faculty Affiliate.

Professor Eran Halperin

Eran Halperin

Seminar - Open to the Public

Understanding Emotion in the Context of Intractable, Intergroup Conflict

Thu., Apr. 27, 2017 | 11:45am - 1:00pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Land Hall, Belfer Building, 4th Floor

A seminar with Eran Halperin, Professor of Psychology, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel.

RSVP only by April 19 at the link below. More information available at the MLD Area listing.

Sponsored by the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School. Additional support provided by the Herbert C. Kelman Seminar on International Conflict at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard and the Management, Leadership, and Decision Science Area at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Israeli settler youths wave Israeli flags at the start of a protest march against Palestinian statehood, from the West Bank Jewish settlement of Itamar near the Palestinian town of Nablus, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011.

AP Photo/Ariel Schalit

Seminar - Open to the Public

The Silent Revolution: Mapping The West Bank Settlers’ Territorial Expansion and Path to Power

Mon., Apr. 24, 2017 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, WAPPP Cason Seminar Room, Room 102

A seminar with Ami Pedahzur, Professor of Government and the Arnold S. Chaplik Professor in Israel and Diaspora Studies, University of Texas at Austin. Moderated by Ishac Diwan, MEI Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar and Chaire D'Excellence Monde Arabe, Paris Sciences et Lettres.

Cover image, Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring.

Oxford University Press

Seminar - Open to the Public

Book Talk: Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring

Mon., Apr. 17, 2017 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, WAPPP Cason Seminar Room, Room 102

A seminar with Michele Gelfand, MEI Visiting Scholar and Professor of Psychology and Affiliate of the RH Smith School of Business and Distinguished University Scholar Teacher at the University of Maryland, College Park and Mansoor Moaddel, Professor of Sociology, University of Maryland, on their recent book Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring, published February 15, 2017 by Oxford University Press.

Followed by a book signing at the Harvard COOP at 1400 Massachusetts Avenue in Harvard Square.

His Majesty's Throne, mixed media, artwork by Mohamad Hafez.

Mohamad Hafez & Lanoue Gallery

Special Series - Open to the Public

Homeland inSecurity: Artist's Talk with Mohamad Hafez

Thu., Apr. 13, 2017 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm

This event will take place off campus at Lanoue Gallery, 450 Harrison Avenue, Suite 31 in Boston's SoWa Arts District.

Mohamad Hafez, a Syrian architect and artist based in New Haven, CT shares the story behind his artwork on the Syrian Civil War and Refugee Crisis, currently on display at the Lanoue Gallery in Boston, with introduction and remarks by Congressman Seth Moulton (MA-6, HKS MPA 2011). Congressman Moulton will deliver an introduction and remarks beginning at 5:45 pm.

Hosted by Lanoue Gallery and co-sponsored by the office of Congressman Seth Moulton in Massachusetts' 6th Congressional District.